140+ Revenge Quotes You Should Read | Think Twice Before Action

140+ Revenge Quotes You Should Read | Think Twice Before Action

Revenge Quotes | There are times in our lives when our hearts hurt a lot. Something wrong happens to us, and we feel like we should take revenge. Some people take revenge, and some people forgive.

But is it right to take revenge? Taking revenge is wrong because it only gives you temporary satisfaction to your ego. But revenge does not improve the wrong things done but makes it worse.

We take revenge in anger but later, its consequences can be very bad.
Even if bad happens to us, we should decide by thinking in the right way and not by taking revenge.

What is your opinion? Definitely speak in the comment below. In this article, we will read some such quotes which tell why revenge is not right.


quotes on revenge


“The best revenge is massive success.”

– Frank Sinatra


“The best revenge is to live on and prove yourself.”

– Eddie Vedder


“Revenge is the raging fire that consumes the arsonist.”

– Max Lucado


“Revenge can only be found on the road to self-destruction.”

– Wayne Gerard Trotman


“Revenge is never the best driver for a battle, but a common one.”

– Janet Morris


“Vengeance is a monster of appetite, forever bloodthirsty and never filled.”

– Richelle E. Goodrich


“Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.”

– Nelson Mandela


“The best revenge is to be successful. It’s to stay strong and move forward in life; Never stopping, never giving up, Never taking a step back.”

– Unknown


“Resentment is a method of self harm.”

– Nelson Mandela


“Revenge can also make a hero the villain.”

– Unknown


“Sometimes the best revenge is just a simple smile, to let them know you’re doing just fine.”

– Unknown


“Sometimes the best revenge is to smile, move on and do nothing.”

– Unknown


“Only remember this: to seek justice is a good and noble thing, to seek revenge out of hatred is something that will devour your very soul.”

– James Mace


“Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.”

– Austin O’Malley


“The old law about an eye for an eye leaves everybody blind.”

– Martin Luther King Jr.


“Success is the best revenge.”

– Unknown


“The noblest revenge is to forgive.”

– Unknown


“Revenge is a king of wild justice.”

– Unknown


“Revenge is sweet and not fattening.”

– Unknown


“Success is the greatest revenge.”

– Unknown


“Selfishness leads to violence, and violence leads to more violence. Violence leads to revenge, which again leads to selfishness.”

– Unknown


“The wise realizes that the chain of hatred needs to be broken.”

– Unknown


famous revenge quotes


“Revenge is always sweet, it’s the aftertaste that’s bitter.”

– Joshua Caleb


“A man who contemplates revenge keeps his wounds green.”

– Francis Bacon


“I’m not one to take revenge. If someone does something wrong to me I leave it in the hands of the universe to take care of that person.”

– Lana Parrilla


“Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.”

– Juvenal


“Looking good is the best revenge.”

– Ivana Trump


“Follow me if I advance! Kill me if I retreat! Revenge me if I die!”

– Ngo Dinh Diem


“Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.”

– Austin O’Malley


“Revenge, lust, ambition, pride, and self-will are too often exalted as the gods of man’s idolatry; while holiness, peace, contentment, and humility are viewed as unworthy of a serious thought.”

– Charles Spurgeon


“Instead of a man of peace and love, I have become a man of violence and revenge.”

– Hiawatha


“I know what it is to feel unloved, to want revenge, to make mistakes, to suffer disappointment, yet also to find the courage to go forward in life.”

– Tim O’Brien


“A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.”

– Francis Bacon


“Certainly, in taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy, but in passing it over, he is superior; for it is a prince’s part to pardon.”

– Francis Bacon


“Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge and dares to forgive an injury.”

– Edwin Hubbel Chapin


“The problem with revenge is that it never evens the score. It ties both the injured and the injurer to an escalator of pain. Both are stuck on the escalator as long as parity is demanded, and the escalator never stops.”

– Lewis B. Smedes


karma revenge quotes


“Any story about revenge is ultimately a story about forgiveness, redemption, or the futility of revenge.”

– Nick Wechsler


“In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.”

– Francis Bacon


“It’s important we understand our system seeks justice and not revenge.”

– Pete Gallego


“May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds.”

– Marianne Williamson


“Revenge is a sorrow for the person who has to take it on. And the person who is rash enough to think it’s going to help a situation is always wrong.”

– Louise Erdrich


“He that has revenge in his power, and does not use it, is the greater man.”

– Wellins Calcott


“Every blade has two edges; he who wounds with one wounds himself with the other.”

– Victor Hugo


“The greatest form of retaliation is not loving your enemy but ignoring them.”

― Bongha Lee


“Revenge is weak when provocation is the reason to prepare us strong for any battle.”

― Alan Maiccon


“Loyalty feeds my passion for revenge.”

– Robert Black


“If only, revenge had the power to bring peace.”

– Shweta Grewal


“Revenge is empty.”

– K. Weikel


“In a nutshell, revenge cannot reverse the loss.”

– Marina Cantacuzino


“For the Christian, revenge is a dish best not served at all.”

– Todd Stocker


“Revenge itself may indeed be the best revenge, but slaying one’s enemy does not give back what they stole.”

– Emilie Autumn


“Don’t waste time on revenge. The people who hurt you will eventually face their own karma.”

– Unknown


“Laughter will always be the best medicine, silence will always be the best revenge, and love will always be all you need.”

– Unknown


quotes of revenge you must read


“Sometimes the best revenge is to smile and move on.”

– Unknown


“The best revenge is to live on and prove yourself.”

– Eddie Vedder


“Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man’s nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.”

– Francis Bacon


“Revenge is never the best driver for a battle, but a common one.”

– Janet Morris


“Revenge has its own special taste.”

– Job


“Revenge is the raging fire that consumes the arsonist.”

– Max Lucado


“There is no such thing as justice, all the best that we can hope for is revenge.”

― Emilie Autumn


“Revenge is like a rolling stone, which, when a man hath forced up a hill, will return upon him with a greater violence, and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.”

– Jeremy Taylor


“Revenge is like politics, one thing always leads to another until bad has become worse, and worse has become worst.”

– Jonas Jonasson


“We learn our lessons; we get hurt; we want revenge. Then we realize that actually, happiness and forgiving people is the best revenge.”

– Madonna


“There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.”

– Josh Billings


“Evil is always devising more corrosive misery through man’s restless need to exact revenge out of his hate.”

– Ralph Steadman


“Revenge is an infection of the spirit.”

― Jonathan Maberry


“Success is the best revenge.”

Kanye West


“Revenge is backward looking, whereas rationality is forward looking — so the two fail to engage.”

– Alan Hamlin


“Funny thing about revenge. It could make a killer out of a nun.”

– Kevis Hendrickson


“I want revenge, but I don’t want to screw up my karma.”

– Susane Colasanti


attitude revenge quotes


“I’m not one to take revenge. If someone does something wrong to me I leave it in the hands of the universe to take care of that person.”

– Lana Parrilla


“I’ve learned that from a war ignited by revenge, nothing can be born, but sorrow.”

– Shinobu Ohtaka


“Revenge is not a noble sentiment, but it is a human one.”

– Rudy Giuliani


“Revenge is what I want. Nothing but pure unadulterated revenge. But my mother brought me up to be a lady.”

– J. P. Donleavy


“The man who seeks revenge digs two graves.”

– Ken Kesey


“There is nothing wrong with revenge. The wrong has already been done, or there would be no need to even the score.”

– Ashly Lorenzana


“A need for revenge can burn long and hot. Especially if every glance in a mirror reinforces it.”

– Suzanne Collins


“The soul of mercy is better than a soul that is revengeful.”

– Angelina Elise


“I’m not one to take revenge. If someone does something wrong to me I leave it in the hands of the universe to take care of that person.”

– Lana Parrilla


“Revenge is never the answer.”

– Kasie West


“Let go of offence. Let go of fear. Let go of revenge. Don’t live angry, let go now.”

– Joel Osteen


“So revenge is obviously a deeply messed-up expression of vindictiveness. It is hard to even call it evil. It is just plain insanity. A result of deeply messed-up thinking.”

– Venkatesh G. Rao


“Revenge is starting a fire you can’t control.”

– Marty Rubin


“The best revenge is to be successful. It’s to stay strong and move forward in life; Never stopping, never giving up, Never taking a step back.”

– Unknown


“If you kick me when I’m down, you better pray I don’t get up.”

– Unknown


i will take revenge quotes


“Neglect kills injuries, revenge increases them.”

– Ben Franklin


“Not forgiving is like drinking rat poison and then waiting for the rat to die.”

– Anne Lamott


“Revenge can only be found on the road to self-destruction.”

– Wayne Gerard Trotman


“Revenge is not always sweet, once it is consummated we feel inferior to our victim.”

– Emile M. Cioran


“Revenge is the act of passion, vengeance is an act of justice.”

– Samuel Johnson


“Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.”

– Austin O’Malley


“Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.”

– Juvenal


“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.”

― Mahatma Gandhi


“When you begin a journey of revenge, start by digging two graves: one for your enemy, and one for yourself.”

― Jodi Picoult


“It is commonly said that revenge is sweet, but to a calm and considerate mind, patience and forgiveness are sweeter.”

– Isaac Burrow


“To seek greatness is the only righteous vengeance.”

― Criss Jami


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